Lance Armstrong is a well-known American former professional road racing cyclist. He also won the Elite Men’s Road Race World Championship in 1993 and the Tour de France seven times in a row from 1993 to 2005. Things were going smoothly until the Olympic Council suspended him for doping violations.
Furthermore, he is not only involved in sports, but he has also appeared in a number of films and documentaries. He began playing at an early age but did not become professional until 1992. He competed professionally with the Motorola Cycling Team for the first time.
Here are 34 well-known Lance Armstrong Quotes
“Pain is only momentary.”
It may endure a minute, an hour, a day, or a year, but it will eventually fade and be replaced by something else.
However, if I leave, it will last forever.”
“If children can ignore all odds and percentages, perhaps we can all learn from them.”
What else is there to do but hope, when you think about it?
Medically and emotionally, we have two choices: give up or fight like hell.”
“I learned rejection via my disease.”
I was dismissed.
That’s when I thought, “OK, game on.”
There are no captives.
“Everyone is falling.”
“Being greedy is the riskiest thing you can do.”
“It can’t be any easier than this: the farewell will take place on the Champs-Elysees.”
“Two things frighten me.
The first is being injured.
But that isn’t nearly as frightening as the second, which is losing.”
“If you were afraid of falling off the bike, you’d never ride.”
“Pain is only momentary.”
Quitting is permanent.”
“I believe the faster I pedal, the sooner I’ll be able to retire.”
“Perhaps because of my narrative, but people equate Livestrong with exercise and physical fitness, health and lifestyle choices like that.”
“It feels good to win.
I’ll never win another game.
I might have to take up golf and compete against Tiger.”
“Obviously, I come from one background, and exercise equipment designers have been doing it for years and years, and they know what works and what doesn’t.”
“Winning is about the heart, not the legs.”
It has to be in the right spot.”
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“A boo is far more audible than a cheer.”
If there are ten people celebrating and one person booing, you can only hear the booing.”
“Exceptional claims necessitate extraordinary proof.”
“It’s a farce if I can’t confront my accusers.
That’s what we did in the Middle Ages.”
“Every guy comes to a moment in his life when he needs to say, ‘Enough is enough.'”
“We’re going to have a tremendous problem if we don’t somehow stop the flood of childhood obesity.”
“Since 1999, I’ve been battling with allegations that I cheated and had an unfair advantage in winning my seven Tours.”
“Marathons are difficult because of the physical discomfort, the pounding on the muscles, joints, and tendons.”
“No one should cry for me.
“I’m going to be fantastic.”
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“There is no rule, legislation, or regulation that says you can’t return.”
So I have every right to return.”
“My mother had such a strong personality.
I don’t want to say she was tough like a man, but she was.”
“Cycling is an open-road sport, and spectators line the route.”
“But, listen, if Eddie Merkyx hadn’t been punched, he would have won six Tours.”
“When I was 12, I joined the swim team, and I was the worst kid in the pool – I was sent to a bunch of 7-year-olds.”
“Portland, Oregon, will not develop a mile of road unless it is accompanied by a mile of bike path.”
Even in those weather, you can commute there all the time.”
“It’s difficult to be a 15- or 16-year-old athlete traveling across the country.”
There’s conflict, and there’s media coverage.
“I had no idea what I was in for.”
“I’m flying on JetBlue and United.”
So I spend a lot of time on aircraft with other people, at terminals, or simply traveling about and going to restaurants.
Every interaction I have on a daily basis is beneficial.
I’ve never had a bad experience.”
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“I may be on timeout indefinitely.”
But I’m hoping not.”
“I’ve decided to spend the rest of my life surfing.”
“I still don’t understand golf.”
“It’s odd because I go through phases when I just kind of go dark.”
I don’t tweet, talk, or interview, yet there are occasions when I do.”
“I work out every day.”
I swim, ride my bike, run, and go to the gym.”